NFL Action Update
In response to pressure from CCFC and the National Council on Problem Gambling, the National Football League will curtail its marketing of fantasy football to children aged six to twelve. Cash prizes or “scholarships” will be eliminated, weekly and grand prizes will awarded based on random drawings rather than fantasy football results, and a school curriculum based on the game has been discontinued. Read more here.
7 Parent-Tested Tips to Unplug and Play
Many parents are concerned about the amount of time their children spend with screens. And with good reason! Research shows that screen time gets in the way of activities known to be good for young children, like playing creatively and interacting with caring grownups. And kids who spend less time with screens fall asleep faster, sleep longer, eat healthier, and get more exercise.
Changing children’s screen habits can be a challenge for both kids and parents. That’s why we created “7 Parent-Tested Tips to Unplug and Play,” strategies for getting young kids to spend less time with screens from real parents who have done it and noticed a world of difference. Read More >